Insider Selling: Yext (YEXT) President Sells 8,160 Shares of Stock

Yext (NYSE:YEXT) President Brian Distelburger sold 8,160 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, March 28th. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.48, for a total transaction of $101,836.80. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink.

Brian Distelburger also recently made the following trade(s):

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  • On Wednesday, March 21st, Brian Distelburger sold 8,160 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $11.78, for a total transaction of $96,124.80.
  • On Wednesday, March 14th, Brian Distelburger sold 8,160 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.20, for a total transaction of $99,552.00.
  • On Wednesday, March 7th, Brian Distelburger sold 28,160 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.98, for a total transaction of $365,516.80.
  • On Wednesday, February 28th, Brian Distelburger sold 8,160 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.80, for a total transaction of $104,448.00.
  • On Wednesday, February 21st, Brian Distelburger sold 8,160 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.17, for a total transaction of $99,307.20.
  • On Wednesday, February 14th, Brian Distelburger sold 8,160 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $11.02, for a total transaction of $89,923.20.
  • On Wednesday, February 7th, Brian Distelburger sold 8,160 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $11.22, for a total transaction of $91,555.20.
  • On Wednesday, January 31st, Brian Distelburger sold 8,160 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $11.69, for a total transaction of $95,390.40.
  • On Wednesday, January 24th, Brian Distelburger sold 8,160 shares of Yext stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.45, for a total transaction of $101,592.00.
  • On Wednesday, January 17th, Brian Distelburger sold 8,160 shares of Yext stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $12.56, for a total transaction of $102,489.60.

NYSE:YEXT opened at $12.65 on Friday. Yext has a 52 week low of $10.58 and a 52 week high of $15.11. The stock has a market cap of $1,154.07 and a P/E ratio of -14.88.

A number of equities analysts recently commented on YEXT shares. KeyCorp reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $16.00 price target on shares of Yext in a research report on Sunday, December 10th. Piper Jaffray reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $16.00 price target on shares of Yext in a research report on Friday, March 9th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Yext from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, March 14th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. Yext presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $16.00.

Large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Trustees of Princeton University bought a new position in Yext during the fourth quarter worth about $6,015,000. Segantii Capital Management Ltd bought a new position in Yext during the fourth quarter worth about $1,504,000. Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS increased its position in Yext by 85.7% during the fourth quarter. Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS now owns 39,000 shares of the company’s stock worth $469,000 after acquiring an additional 18,000 shares during the period. Royce & Associates LP acquired a new stake in Yext during the fourth quarter worth about $890,000. Finally, Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board grew its stake in Yext by 200.0% during the fourth quarter. Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board now owns 1,500,000 shares of the company’s stock worth $18,045,000 after buying an additional 1,000,000 shares in the last quarter. 38.78% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

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Yext Company Profile

Yext, Inc provides a knowledge engine platform that lets businesses manage their digital knowledge in the cloud in North America and Europe. The company offers Yext Knowledge Engine, a cloud-based global platform that enables businesses to control and manage their digital knowledge and make it available through its PowerListings Network of approximately 150 third-party maps, apps, search engines, intelligent GPS systems, digital assistants, vertical directories, and social networks.

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